Error: "Database 'PMDB' Cannot Be Opened Due To Inaccessible Files Or Insufficient Memory Or Disk Space" When Attempting To Access A SQL Server Database

(Doc ID 895115.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 5.0 and later
Primavera Contractor - Version 5.0 and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 25-Nov-2013***


The following error is received when attempting to access a SQL Server database:

"Database 'PMDB' cannot be opened due to inaccessible files or insufficient  memory or disk space.  See the SQL Server errorlog for details."


Msg 5173, Level 16, State 1, Server CCC-IL-FS1, Line 1
cannot associate files with different databases.
Msg 945, Level 14, State 2, Server CCC-IL-FS1, Line 1
Database 'PMDB' cannot be opened due to inaccessible files or insufficient memory or disk space. See the SQL Server errorlog for details.
Log file 'E:\MSSQL\Data\PMDB_LOG.LDF' does not match the primary file. It may be from a different database or the log may have been rebuilt previously.


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